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what we can deal, the building with the most damage, california bank. it will cost thousands of dollars to replace at least nine broken windows that we counted. right now they are power spraying some of the paint off. the march only lasted about 30, 40 minutes. police say it wasn't enough time respond or come to mutual aid. live in oakland, i'm tara moriarty, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> and in san francisco, an occupy protest there on saturday ended in almost two dozen arrests. police say the protesters tried to block the streets and the businesses. they also say some of the activities threwob jects at police hitting one officer in the head. >> protesters threw ziplock bags, some of the bags of paint contain rocks. there's definitely intent to injure. >> they acted out of line, out of policy. they were just crazy. >> reporter: that man says police jumped the gun when they went to make an arrest. in total 22 people were arrested by police. some of the charges include conspiracy, rioting and refusing to obey a lawful order torques obey a lawful order from a police officer. san francisco poli
, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> gasoline prices in california continue to climb hitting another record high today. triple a figures show the average increased to 4.67. that is the highest ever recorded in california. a look at the prices around the bay area show regular unleaded averaging 4.68. san francisco is 4.74. there is hope that relief on the way. the state approved the early release of winter blend fuel in an effort to help pump up california's gas supply and bring down prices. >>> in election news, voters are going to be polls around the bay area to cast early ballots in the upcoming election. early voting opened today in several counties around the state. this was the sustain morning in san francisco. beginning today, voters can also vote by mail. signed vote by mail applications must be submitted to the department of elections no later than october 30th. if you have not registered to vote, the deadline to do that is october 22nd. >>> president obama is right now flying to his next stop after a 24 hour fund raising trip to the bay area. he board air force one just a few hours ago
hearing. mr. obama is back on the job as president after a campaign swing through california and ohio. today, his campaign managers are accusing mitt romney of misleading voters about several issues including abortion. they say he's hiding more conservative views in order to attract voters. tomorrow, the president heads to florida, the largest battleground state. >> we're just gonna get the heck out of the way and let you succeed. [ cheers ] >> mitt romney continues his campaign today with the support of chris christieraise taxes on small business. i will not raise taxes on business. i will not tase ax -- raise taxes on middle-income people i will not raise taxes on the american people. it's a very different approach. >> no republican has won the presidency without winning ohio. romney plans to spend the next three days in that state. >>> brian kobilka got the call from sweden about 2:20 a.m. that he won the nobel prize. he's a profess at stanford school of medicine and won the prize for ground-breaking discoveries on cell proteins that have helped scientists develop better medication
to be a better solution. >> the california public utilities commission says this was the best option and because of cell phones and add technology the existing prefixes were being exhausted. >> as our system grows as we use cell phones more everything else we run out of numbers, when you have to do that you have to have a new area code, that is exactly what happened. >> people with existing 408 numbers will get to keep them, though he says he will have to add their. >> i have over 400 contacts in my cell phone and it is terrible i am going to have to go through this extra pain in order to reach local calls, it is very disappointing. >> still for most it is minor. >> there is bigger issues going on. >> there are no extra costs but if you don't dial the full number you may end up with an error message. ann reuben, ktvu channel 2 news. >> the resorted could be auctioned off next month. the san francisco business times reports the hotel is tangled in a bankruptcy proceeding. the current owner bought the clermont and 4 others two years ago but has not been able to stay current on the mortgage. >>>
qualify for obama's deferred action program will have to be tested and trained to drive on california roadways. >> governor bill, california will become the first state in the nation to band therapy that tries to turn lesbians straight. many gay rights activists support this bill since the therapy could put it at higher risk of depression or suicide. they will attempt to seek a temporary injunction against the new law and it may reduce sentences if an inmate has served at least 15 and shows remores a judge may take advantage of this and many are eligible for the reduction. >>> shoppers will have to bring their own bags to the store. check out bags went into effect today and that includes department stores. plastic bags are banned and if you want a paper or compostable bag will be charged so cents. >> i would think they have enough to competition and this will encourage people to shop there rather than in your scores. bakeries and risk runs coming up -- restraints and coming up, we discovered some large visiters at the golden gate bridge, and we will have more on which will be the hott
flat fee of $4.95 per month. get rid of prepaid problems. get chase liquid. >>> the great california shook out earthquake drill happened at 10:18 this morning. san francisco mayor fire and police chief were with kids at charles elementary school. they dropped, held cover to prepare for the next big earthquake. >> in case anything happens you have to have preparation, be ready for things. that's why we do these drills. we want to practice, practice and practice. >> more than 9 million people around state participated in the drill and more people took time to drop, cover and hold on during drills across the country. >>> in election news, president obama and governor mitt romney are back out stumping for votes today as the number of campaign days dwindle. the president nice new hampshire where he addressed supporters in a rally. >> the last four years i have watched the american people with their resilience and resolve overcoming the pain and struggle of dealing with the consequences of the worst financial crisis since the great depression. we work too hard to let this country go down t
by the publy policy institute of california shows 48% of likely voters now support prop 30 while 44% are opposed. this is the first time that support has fallen by 50%. governor brown talked about the proposition this morning in our news. prop 30 would raise taxes temporarily on those making more than $250,000. he says if it fails, billions will be cut from schools and universities. >> this sa close election. i'm gonna -- this is a close election, i'm gonna do everything i can -- this is a stark contrast about money from the richest, most powerful people. >> brown's opponents have been arcing that sacramento are should not be trusted with the -- have been arguing that sacramento should not be trusted with the people's money. >> it will be for a limited period of time but we're putting patrol cars in the most troubled areas. >>> ktvu is continuing to track an investigation into questionable expenses by officials at the port of oakland. the director was placed on administrative leave. the move came after a ktvu report showed that james kwon spent public money at a texas strip club. we
. california remains the state with the second largest number of foreclosures. >>> the labor department had better-than-expected news. the number the new claims dropped to its lowest level in more than four years. 300,000 filed for benefits. that's down 30,000. >>> walmart workers are threatening to go on strike during one of the busiest shopping days of the year if walmart does not improve their working conditions. workers warn they could hold strikes or protests on the day after thanksgiving, when people -- when many people wait outside doors trying to get holiday deals. >>> he'll be spending the rest of his life in prison. now jerry sanduskt is facing a financial hit in the wake of his conviction on molestation charges. >>> will we see more showers in the forecast? mark tamayo will be here to tell us what's in store for the weekend. >>> and last-minute preparations are underway for paul ryan and vice president joe biden. hi, i'm amy for downy unstopables in-wash scent boosters, here with my favorite new intern, jimmy. mmm! fresh! and it's been in the closet for 12 weeks! unbelievable! un
was treated at sutter health's california pacific medical center. [ joycelin ] the nurses and doctors were amazing, and they were like a second family to me. and now i'm back to doing what i love. [ female announcer ] california pacific medical center and sutter health. our story is you. >>> sheriff's deputies in southern california are going door to door telling residents to evacuate their homes, a wildfire started about 8:00 this morning in the painted cave area. about 100 homes are threatened. gusty winds are ma'am perking firefighting efforts and six air tankers are being used to help control the blaze. there's no word of any injuries or damage yet or no word on the cause of the fire. here in the bay area in san jose this morning, smoke killed -- filmed the skies that broke out in the brush after a fire broke out in some brush near a homeless camp. it started just before 8:30 near sky yoty creek in the air grau of -- in the area of wool creek drive. firefighters got the fire under control. no word on what caused the fire. >>> and news chopper 2 got these pictures of another smoky fire
california and across the country to be a part of game 7. with so much at stake for tonight's game there's no doubt the crowd today at at&t park will be just as electric as they were yesterday. >> it's hard to put into words. it was just fanaticism. >> shannon for a lee and her husband were in the stabbed last night. >> we drove down yesterday just to see both of these games. >> terry free wins the prize for longest distance traveled by a giants fan. >> i live in des moines, iowa which is 1800 miles from here. he stopped by the dugout. >> i've been a giants fan since my dad, since willie maze. my dad was born in brooklyn new york. >> certain items are selling out. this morning workers rolled in a new shipment of 2012 post season sweatshirts, the last ones left at the warehouse. while giants fans are opening their wallets and feeling optimistic about tonight, no one is underestimating the adversary. >> hopefully cane is on his game, and the pitching staff pulls it together. >> i think it's going to be a close game. i think the cardinals are a tough team to beat, and i think the giants are
randomly. they are being held on robbery and kidnapping charges. >>> it's a first for california, it concerns the park on the presidio parkway. new at noon, details on this public private partnership about to get underway. david stevenson is live in san francisco near the golden gate bridge with details on the new phase of the presidio parkway. darn said? >> -- david >> reporter: just about an hour ago, house democratic leader, nancy pelosi, joined caltrans and other state and official locals to kick off the final phase of the presidio parkway. beginning next month, phase will will begin to remove and replace the parkway. the second phase of the project will construct a new bridge, it will construct new main post tunnels, a new battery tunnel and a new interchange at gerard road. >> we will connect the main post of the presidio to chrissy need and isn't that wonderful? our workers will gain more jobs our economy will grow. >> reporter: this animation of thepry sid grow parkway shows the final result of 016, the day for completion. this phase of the project which begins next mon
to reject proposition 32 that would restrict california union's ability to raise and contribute money. the group stopped in oakland today, taking aim at the cokee brothers who they say have poured money into prop 32. >>> today on ktvu channel 2 news at 5:00 a outbreak of a rare form of meningitis has now been linked to california. the one connection between all the cases and a warning from health officials. >>> thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news, we will see you the next time news breaks, we are always here for you on ktvu.com and mobile ktvu.com. send comments to comments@captioncolorado.com captions by terry james, caption colorado, llc. mmm! fresh! and it's been in the closet for 12 weeks! unbelievable! unstopables! i'll show you how! ♪ just shake them into the washer i can't believe this lasts 12 weeks! neither can they. so you're going on tour to prove it. downy unstopables. follow jimmy's unstopables tour for free samples on downy.com. foltired of fees piling up tour introducing chase liquid. the reloadable card with no fee reloads and withdrawals at chase atms. all fo
closed at least another hour. california gas prices jump $.20 overnight and in many spots, $5 bill will get you just one gallon of gas. it may not even get you that in the coming days. live in san jose with reaction from the roadways. >> reporter: we're here at this gas station where it costs 4.63 a gallon for regular unleaded. that's the higher side because the record was set in june 2008 when the average was 4.59 a gallon. we are poised to break that average next week. prices are getting closer to $5. it's no surprise that it is not sitting well with drivers. according to the fuel gauge report the average price of regular unleaded a week ago was $4.16 a gallon. yesterday it was $4.38. overnight it increased to $4.54 a gallon. >> funny that the prices are going up with the election four weeks away. i don't know what's going on. >> reporter: analysts say it stem from his supply problems, refine era is still producing at reduced capacity. gasoline inventories have been at the lowest in more than ten years. drivers say they feel powerless. >> as a consumer, you know, you hope the pri
lead them to locate garcia. he drives a 1985 model harley with the california license plate of 183527. his family has also fired a private investigator to help on this case. the family has also -- is also organizing a candlelight vigil which will be held at 7:00 on women low street street -- willow street. back to you. >> thank you, janine. >>> the tracks have reopened in the central valley late this morning after an amtrak train was pushed off rails. at least 40 people were hurt when a big rig crashed into the train, caution the derailment yesterday in hanford. this moving, investigators said 32-year-old medina drove through the lowered crossing gate as signal flights flashed and warning bells rang. nearly 170 people were on board that train including a new-born baby. >>> we'll tell you about a major development today in the battle -- battle over identification refirements for voters. it comes only weeks before -- requirements for voters. it comes only weeks before the election. hi, i'm amy for downy unstopables in-wash scent boosters, here with my favorite new intern, jimmy. mmm! fr
. brown's proposition 30 would increase california's sales tax rate by a quarter percent for the next four years and would also raise income tax for more than 50,000 per year. >> to me what is important is here. >> you will hear what sheriff ross mirkarimi had to say about returning to work today. you will hear details from rosemary in a few minutes. >>> and a bay area congresswoman arranged a tour of a food bank, we will have more. stay tuned. introducing the chase liquid reloadable card. with chase liquid, there's no waiting and no fee to activate you can load cash and checks at any chase depositfriendly atm and there are no withdrawal fees at over 17,500 chase atms all for one flat fee of $4.95 per month. get rid of prepaid problems. get chase liquid. have you heard for the 408 and 669 area codes? no, what is it? starting october 20, 2012, if you have a 408 or 669 number, you'll need to dial 1 plus the area code plus the phone number for all calls. o.k., but what if i have an 408 number and i'm calling a 408 number? you'll still need to dial 1 plus the area code plus the phone number. s
, california next for a tape aid eastern on "the tonight show" and continues with a campaign event in las vegas. tomorrow he stops in florida, virginia and ohio where he plans to vote in chicago. and mitt romney is also pushing his campaign into overdrive. >> what you are seeing from the obama campaign is an incredibly shrinking campaign. the president is out of ideas. he's out of excuses and in november you are gonna make sure he's out of office. [ cheers ] >> after a rally in red rock, colorado last night, mitt romney is taking stops in nevada, iowa and ohio today. we have these live pictures right now of mitt romney. polls show the two candidates are neck-and-neck with some key king swing states, favoring mitt romney -- key swing states favoring mitt romney, others are favoring president obama. p. >>> as we mentioned -- >>> as we mentioned steve paulson is keeping an eye on the all-important forecast for the world series. wo 6x >>> the board of supervisors in san mateo county has unanimously approved a ban on plastic bags in stores in unincorporated areas of the county. the ban goes into eff
jose. the satellite radar, just a few scattered showers over the north edge area of california. a ridge of high pressure building int. will push that storm track to the north and leave us with pretty nice weather in time for the weekend. the warming trend starts today and will last through sunday. take a look at that. widespread 70s to near 80's expected with mostly sunny skies, the cool start will stay with us as well if you have early morning soccer came that you will attend. 73 san rafael. in to the east bay, 71 oakland. 71 san leandro. mid70's wall nut creek. into the south bay a nice day for you, 75 in san jose. 73 for sunnyvale, palo alto 75, 70 in the city. these numbers slightly above average for this time of year. low to mid60s along the coast with mostly clear skies, most of us setting aside time to watch game three tomorrow. it'll be cloudy, it'll be cool, 45 degrees at game time. but that chance for rain about 30%. it looks pretty goodall in all for the game to go on as planned. sunday looks similar. monday, looks like perhaps a few snow showers in the forecast. we will be w
an hour which is a strong category one storm. >>> more than hundreds of members of california's national guard are heading to the east coast. members of the 129th rescue wing is scheduled to be in move fet field. red cross september people to the region over the weekend. >>> travel in sfo, more than 100 flights have been scheduled. what travelers are facing. good afternoon, alex? >> good afternoon. a frustrating day so far for people trying to fly back east. this is what they are facing, a board full of cancellations due to weather. i just got off the phone of a spokes person. 150 flights were cancelled in and out of here, all because of hurricane sandy. >>> stock at sfo, passengers put on a bind as the airlines cancelled their flights, including new york, washington, d.c., boston. these two buddies from massachusetts got the bad news when they showed up for their flight this morning. they will not be able to get home until thursday. >> i guess we will have a small little vacation, another one. but, yeah, possibly. probably missed some works. >> we have to find rental car, once again. fi
will not include taxes, fees, or the cost of a hotel. >>> california students have a new option when it comes to medical school. a national a crediting agency approved a plan to open a full medical school at uc riverside. it will be the sixth uc medical school and it could start enrolling future doctors some time next summer. >>> in other education news a south bay school district is cutting jobs and moving some students and teachers to other schools. the allen rock unified school district is notifying parents this week of changes. it's eliminating 18 teaching jobs but 13 of those are positions that have been left unfilled by the district. the district says it has 211 fewer students than projected and that attendance is down by more than 500 from last year. the changes are expected to save alum rock more than $1 million. >>> and new to san francisco could have to cover up thanks to a new proposal. supervisor says his office is getting an excessive number of complaints about the number of naked people who hang out near 17th and market streets in the cast. >> reporter: o district. now he's prop
california, too, grew autopsy dodger fan and he has well converted for now. >> you guys hit it right on the head. he is a great guy. sergio romo, one of the interesting personalities on this team. meantime, let's go to fred inglis. >> i know this cannot get old. there were so many players. a lot of these players that won this world series were not on the 2010 team. so this is new to a lot players here. >> that's the good thing about this team. it's home grown, most of them. we'll see them back, most of them. >> reporter: your feels as you went through. was there a -- your feelings as you went through? was there a different vibe? >> well, you know, this is something that we have gone through, and we had a feeling that we would over come. that was the ceo y baer. >> and marco scutaro. >> you saw marco scutaro's little guy already with baseball bat? >> yes. he has been indoctrinated at an early age. he cannot be more than two. he has a good swing and a good batting coach as well. there is barry zito and with a relatively new wife. a lot of peoplecredited his success to being newlywed. t
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